People actually bought something from spam?!?
E-Mail Message Blitz Creates What May Be Fastest Fad Ever
By SAUL HANSELL
“LAKE FOREST, Ill., June 4 ? As he tapped out an e-mail message early one Monday morning in April, Zac Brandenberg had no idea the kind of success he would achieve. At 2:30 a.m. he pushed a button on his keyboard, sending two million copies of the message scampering across the Internet imploring their recipients to ‘Get the `Iraqi Most Wanted’ Deck of Cards!”‘